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7 awesome facts about the biggest ICT website in South Africa

MyBroadband is the biggest ICT website in South Africa, and is home to the largest IT business and consumer audiences in the country.

With over 2 million South Africans reading MyBroadband every month, it is the perfect place to make your ICT business stand out.

To show you just how big MyBroadband is, we have compiled a list of seven amazing facts about the site below.

21 million visitors

MyBroadband received 21 million unique visitors and 100 million page views in 2019 – which was an all-time high for the publication.

This makes it the biggest ICT publication in South Africa, and the leader in both the business and consumer ICT markets.

In fact, 86% of MyBroadband’s readers advise their family and friends on which IT products and services to buy – while 61% of readers advise their company on which IT products to buy.

Legendary forum with 13.5 million posts

MyBroadband’s IT community and forum are legendary, with the forum hosting the most up-to-date and in-depth local technology discussions.

The MyBroadband forum boasts over 13.5 million posts, 592,000 discussion topics, and 267,000 registered members.

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CEOs and Directors love MyBroadband

55,000 CEOs and company directors read MyBroadband every month. This is more CEOs and directors than all of MyBroadband’s competitors put together.

It is well known that telecoms and IT CEOs start their day by visiting MyBroadband to see what is happening in the South African ICT market.

On top of this, 269,000 business owners also visit MyBroadband each month.

CEOs participate in discussions on MyBroadband

South Africa’s prominent IT and telecoms CEOs do not only read MyBroadband, they participate in discussions on the site.

You will often see comments from Afrihost CEO Gian Visser, Cool Ideas co-founder Paul Butschi, Accommodation Direct CEO and Webafrica founder Rupert Bryant, Raru founder Neil Smith, and Parcelninja CEO Justin Drennan on MyBroadband.

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Biggest IT social media following in SA

MyBroadband has the largest IT social media following in South Africa.

Over 113,000 Facebook followers, 100,000 Twitter followers, and 31,000 LinkedIn followers – the biggest following of any IT publication in the country – receive MyBroadband articles and announcements every day.

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Biggest IT newsletter in SA

MyBroadband has the largest IT newsletter in South Africa, with over 170,000 active subscribers.

Sent out every day, the MyBroadband Daily Tech newsletter is sent to IT decision-makers, C-level executives, and company owners and directors.


MyBroadband’s readers really love the site

MyBroadband has a strong core readership, who come to the site regularly for all their ICT news.

Many of MyBroadband’s readers visit the website over 200 times per month, while many more stay on the site for over 30 minutes at a time.

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Find out more

To find out how you can reach MyBroadband’s influential audience, please contact Kevin Lancaster on [email protected]

This article was published in partnership with MyBroadband.

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